Duke In Berlin Lecture: The Plasticity of Time: Morphology in the Twentieth Century

Event date to be determined

The Duke University Department of German cordially invites you to the inaugural Duke in Berlin Lecture

The Plasticity of Time: Morphology in the Twentieth Century

In the context of his morphology, Goethe developed a technique of sequential formation that influenced several very different twentieth century theorists. This lecture deals with Wentworth D'Arcy Thompson, Andre Jolles, George Kubler, and Franco Moretti.

Prof. Dr. Eva Geulen, Director of the Zentrum für Literatur- und Kulturforschung (Berlin) and Professor of Europäische Kultur- und Wissensgeschichte (Humboldt University, Berlin).

With a response by:
Prof. Thomas Pfau, Alice Mary Baldwin Professor of English and Chair of German (Duke University, Durham).

Time: Tuesday June 21 4pm / 16:00
Location: Seminar room 0.07 Georgenstraße 47, Humboldt University, Berlin.

The event will be followed by a reception.